Harnett County, North Carolina Records
Harnett County, North Carolina (Map It) was created on February 7, 1855 from Cumberland County. This county was named for Cornelius Harnett (1723–1781), an American Revolutionary and delegate in the Continental Congress.
Harnett County is bordered by Wake County (northeast), Johnston County (east), Sampson County (southeast), Cumberland County (south), Moore County (southwest), Lee County (northwest), Chatham County (northwest).
Harnett County Cities and Towns include Angier, Broadway, BuiesCreek (unincorporated), Coats, Dunn, Erwin, Lillington. A Map of Harnett County, North Carolina contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries. There is a collection of old Ohio maps at MapGeeks.org.
Harnett County Townships include Anderson Creek, Averasboro, Barbecue, Black River, Buckhorn, Duke, Grove, Hectors Creek, Johnsonville, Lillington, Neills Creek, Stewarts Creek, and Upper Little River View a Map of Harnett County Townships.
Harnett County, North Carolina Courthouse Records
Harnett County, NC Courthouse
Old Harnett County Courthouse
The Harnett County Courthouse is located in Lillington, North Carolina. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.
The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Harnett county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk. Also see the Harnett County Records in the North Carolina State Archives. The County Courthouse was destroyed in 1892 & 1894 by fire, Some records fragmented
- Harnett County Register of Deeds has Birth Records from 1914, Marriage Records from 1892, Death Records from 1914 and Land Records from 1855.
- Harnett County Clerk of Court has Probate Records from 1854, Court Records from 1875 and Divorce Records from call court clerk for details. Probate records include not only wills, but also loose estates records.
- Harnett County Tax Assessor / Collector
- Harnett Co. North Carolina County Health Department
Harnett County, North Carolina Census Records
- Learn More: State of North Carolina Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- U.S. Census Reconstructed Records: Census Substitutes Index, 1790-1890
- State Population Schedules: None
- Native American Population Schedules: 1894-1913
- U.S. Federal Census Slave Schedules: 1860
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Harnett County, North Carolina Vital Records
- Learn More: State of North Carolina Vital Records
- Birth Records: from October 1913 to present
- Marriage Records: from January 1962 to present
- Death Records: from January 1, 1930 to present
- Divorce Records: from January 1958 to present
- Locations: North Carolina Vital Records
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Death, Divorce and Marriage Certificate Applications.
- In Person: North Carolina Vital Records (Cooper Memorial Health Building), 225 N. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27603-1382; 919-733-3000
Harnett County, North Carolina Resources
Harnett County, North Carolina External Links
- Historical Newspapers from North Carolina (1719 - 1977)
- Harnett County, North Carolina Books - Amazon
- Harnett Co., North Carolina - FindaGrave
- A History of Harnett County, North Carolina
- North Carolina Digital Collections
- Harnett County, North Carolina Links - Cyndi's List
- Harnett Co. NCGenweb
- Harnett County, North Carolina Ancestry Database Collections
- Harnett County, North Carolina Military Records
- North Carolina City Directories